Topic: Mahatma Gandhi
When President Obama travels the world, the Protocol Gift Unit leads the gift giving. Find out what to get the pope and what not to get Queen Elizabeth II.
12/06/2010 09:19 am
In its relationship with Burma (Myanmar), India is caught between its commitment to principles of democracy and its desire to counter China's rising power in the region.
11/22/2010 11:42 am
President Obama left India with reassurances of his strong support for a 'strategic partnership' – as well as strong words about his commitment to free trade.
11/09/2010 12:28 pm
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In Pictures Obama's Asia trip
The US civil rights movement was influenced by anticolonial ideals – such as equality and freedom.
09/22/2010 04:04 pm
Staunch secularists in Turkey are dismayed by voters' strong approval of constitutional amendments that, secularists believe, remove the checks and balances on Islam in government. But all is not lost.
09/15/2010 06:39 pm
Two Greenpeace activists, dubbed the 'Tokyo Two' by the group, were given suspended sentences by a Japanese court after they conducted a private investigation into what they said was the illegal sale of whale meat.
09/06/2010 12:55 pm
Was Winston Churchill really the absolutely stalwart defender of the British Empire that we imagine him to be?
08/23/2010 07:05 am
The monks in Burma (Myanmar) have been leaders in past protests for democracy, a role expected of them by the Buddhist faithful who honor them for their charity and humility. Any ruler fears the monkhood in its power to withhold legitimacy.
08/13/2010 03:41 pm